Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

THE SLOVAK MEPS FOR THE ELECTION TERM 2009 - 2014

MEP profile: Monika Flašíková-Beňová

Monika Flašíková-Beňová was born in 1968 in Bratislava. She graduated from the Faculty of Political Relations of Matej Bel University in Banská Bystrica. Previously, she was a director of private radio station Koliba. In 2000 she co-founded the Smer party where she has served as a vice-chairwoman. From 2002 to 2004 she was a deputy in the Slovak parliament and in 2004 she was elected an MEP. In the EP, she has been a member of the Committee on Foreign Affairs and the vice-chairwoman of the Delegation for Relations with Israel.

(Source: TASR)

Monika Flašíková-Beňová was born in 1968 in Bratislava. She graduated from the Faculty of Political Relations of Matej Bel University in Banská Bystrica. Previously, she was a director of private radio station Koliba. In 2000 she co-founded the Smer party where she has served as a vice-chairwoman. From 2002 to 2004 she was a deputy in the Slovak parliament and in 2004 she was elected an MEP. In the EP, she has been a member of the Committee on Foreign Affairs and the vice-chairwoman of the Delegation for Relations with Israel.

Political affiliation: Smer (member of the Socialist Group in the EP)

Top stories

Námestie Slobody gets facelift Photo

The architectural tender will gather ideas for the redesign of the biggest square in Bratislava

Námestie Slobody will be redesigned into a kind of living room in the city.

When the state can’t keep a secret

A selective leak has tarnished President Kiska’s reputation. But he must continue to speak out about corruption.

President Andrej Kiska

Fundamental values explored at Divadelná Nitra 2017

This time round, the Slovak, European and US ensembles at the theatre festival focus on #fundamentals, i.e. basic values and the essence of all things.

Nature Theatre of Oklahoma: Pursuit of Happiness

Foreign rocket engines for North Korea: Why?

For Russia, the path to a weakened China could be through a major nuclear accident in North Korea.